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Melvin "Old Wormy" Ray Dickerson, Sr.

Melvin Ray “Old Wormy” Dickerson, Sr., age 64, went home on October 3, 2017.  He was born on October 12, 1952 to the late Mr. and Mrs. James and Mildred P. Dickerson.  He was preceded in death by two sisters, Janice Bayless and Shirley Hughes.

Melvin is survived by his wife of 43 years, Patsy Mathis Dickerson; a son of the home, Michael Bingham; Daughter, Ella Clark of Casar, NC, Sons, Melvin Dickerson, Jr. and wife Ruby of Lawndale, NC, William Dickerson of Dallas, NC; Daughters, Crystal Griffith and husband Christian of Dallas, NC, Melondy Mitchell and husband Steven of Dallas, NC; Sister, Brenda Barrett of Gastonia, NC; Brother, David Dickerson of Washington; 24 Grandchildren; 7 Great-Grandchildren.

He was a loving husband and father and was loved by many people.  He loved to carp fish more than anything in the world at Midway Lakes among others.

The family will receive friends on Monday, October 9, 2017 from 6pm-8pm at Benson Funeral & Cremation Services, 101 Oak Grove St. Mt. Holly, NC. 

 


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May the God of all comfort be with the family during this difficult time. We all yearn for times when we will be able to enjoy our family's and live life to its full. (Isaiah 65:17, 21-25)
Sincere condolences,

Dec 13 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Melvin "Old Wormy" Dickerson, Sr.

Libby Earley Oct 9 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Melvin "Old Wormy" Dickerson, Sr.

DAVID M DICKERSON (your brother) Oct 9 2017 12:00 AM

hey pop even though your having the best time fishing up in the sky with all the fish you ever dreamed of i just want you to know how honored it was to meet and be around such an amazing person with the biggest heart i'm so thankful everyday i got to have a little time to get to sit and talk and get to know you while i could and i know when i see you again someday i'll want to hear all about your vacation in the sky this isn't good bye but i'll see you again thank you pop and i love and miss you tons
love an old daughter that cant forget you ever

An aching heart Oct 8 2017 12:00 AM

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Expression of Sympathy Oct 8 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Melvin "Old Wormy" Dickerson, Sr.

melissa ( twiggy ) Oct 7 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Melvin "Old Wormy" Dickerson, Sr.

Your wife Oct 7 2017 12:00 AM

I will miss you so much .I will love you always and for ever .you.was my true love .rest in peace .You are with the angles in heaven . Love always wife pat

Pasty Dickerson His wife Oct 7 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Melvin "Old Wormy" Dickerson, Sr.

Summer Johnson Oct 7 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Melvin "Old Wormy" Dickerson, Sr.

Pat Oct 7 2017 12:00 AM

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